Ilana is a free-lance dance artist based in Magdeburg, Germany. Her influences are rooted in Afro-Brazilian dance/Capoeira, somatics and dance improvisation. She studied dance at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst and Escola da Fundação de Dança in Salvador, Brazil. In 2017 she received her MA in contemporary dance education in Frankfurt a. M. Actively involved in the German free-lance dance scene, Ilana gives workshops/classes and collaborates as on several interdisciplinary performance projects in and around Germany.
Sabrina currently lives and works as free-lance dance artist in Berlin. Next to her diploma studies in psychology (University of Vienna), she completed a teachers training for holistic dance and movement pedagogy (Institute INGATA). Since 2017, she increasingly explores interdisciplinary formats of artistic research within the frame of the Master`s program ‘Artistic Research’ at the University of Amsterdam and the Amsterdam University of the Arts.
Ester Eva Damen is a visual artist and filmmaker. She studied art at the Rietveld academy in Amsterdam. As a director and scriptwriter she graduated at the Dutch Film & TV academy and pursued an MFA at the Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten. She has recently graduated a Master in Artistic Research at the University of Amsterdam. Since 2007 she is the artistic leader of a small foundation stimulating cross-over projects called ‘la Jetée’ after the experimental film classic by Chris Marker.